Strategy and Objectives

The main aims of the Centre are to:

  • facilitate the development of effective programmes in brain ageing and in lifelong health with particular emphasis on the effects of diet and exercise
  • build research capacity by appointing young scientists whose major focus is ageing research
  • develop novel training programmes that will invigorate the field of ageing research
  • promote links between basic and clinical scientists currently working on related but separately funded programmes
  • develop new programmes of research, particularly around factors involved in lifelong health and vitality